Whipple Ranch
Elementary School
1350 N. Central Ave., Show Low, AZ

Frequently Asked Questions

It’s not always just your child who is new to school; we know school process and procedure might also be brand new to first-time school parents or forgotten by even the most seasoned of parents. We’ve put together answers to the questions we get asked the most. Still can’t find what you’re looking for? Give us a call during regular office hours. We’re here to help!


At what age can my child start attending kindergarten, and how do we enroll him/her?

Students who turn five years old before September 1 of the current school year may enroll in kindergarten. Our District Registration page has all the details and documentation you need to get started.

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How do I report my child’s absence?

Call our office at (928) 537.6145 by 10:00 a.m. on the day of the absence.

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What are the school hours?

School Hours:
Monday–Thursday
7:55 a.m.–3:00 p.m.
Friday:
7:55 a.m.–1:00 p.m.

Early Release:
7:55 a.m.-1:00 p.m.

Office Hours:
7:30 a.m.–3:30 p.m.

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What is Peachjar?

Peachjar eflyers is an online service that helps us to significantly cut down on paper consumption and associated costs by publishing informational flyers that normally are found crumpled up in the bottom of your child’s backpack. We save money—you have less paper—it’s a winner! Make sure you don’t miss anything; sign up for an email subscription so new information lands right in your inbox.

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How do I join the PTSO?

That’s easy! Give our office a call, and we’ll get you connected.

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